Yoga Vasistha [sanskrit]

223,437 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Sanskrit edition of the Yoga-vasistha including English translation and grammatical analysis. The Yogavasistha is a Hindu spiritual text written by Valmiki (who also authored the Ramayana) dealing with the philosophical topics from the Advaita-vedanta school. Chronologically it precedes the Ramayana.

Verse 7.51.11

अयमेव परो लोको भाव्यतां वासनाक्षयः ।
शाम्यतां परलोकस्थं काः किलायान्ति वासनाः ॥ ११ ॥

ayameva paro loko bhāvyatāṃ vāsanākṣayaḥ |
śāmyatāṃ paralokasthaṃ kāḥ kilāyānti vāsanāḥ || 11 ||

Know this as the next world, by suppressing your desire for a future one; rest calmly in your celestial soul even here, nor let your desires range from here to there.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (7.51.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Aya (+2), Para (+2), Loka (+2), Vasana (+2), Akshaya (+2), Tha (+2), Kila (+1),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.51.11). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “ayameva paro loko bhāvyatāṃ vāsanākṣayaḥ”
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ayam (adverb)
    ayam (accusative single)
    idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ayam (nominative single)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
  • paro* -
  • paraḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    paraḥ (nominative single)
  • loko* -
  • loka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    lokaḥ (nominative single)
  • bhāvyatām -
  • bhāvyatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhāvyatām (accusative single)
    bhū (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    bhāvyatām (imperative passive third single)
  • vāsanā -
  • vāsana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vāsana (vocative single)
    vāsana (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vāsana (vocative single)
    vāsanā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vāsanā (nominative single)
    vāsanā (nominative single)
  • akṣayaḥ -
  • akṣaya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    akṣayaḥ (nominative single)
    kṣi (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    akṣayaḥ (imperfect active second single)
    kṣī (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    akṣayaḥ (imperfect active second single)
  • Line 2: “śāmyatāṃ paralokasthaṃ kāḥ kilāyānti vāsanāḥ”
  • śāmyatām -
  • śāmyatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    śāmyatām (accusative single)
    śam -> śāmyat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    śāmyatām (genitive plural), from √śam (class 4 verb)
    śam -> śāmyat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    śāmyatām (genitive plural), from √śam (class 4 verb)
    śam (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    śāmyatām (imperative active third dual)
    śam (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    śāmyatām (imperative passive third single)
  • paralokas -
  • paraloka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    paralokaḥ (nominative single)
  • tham -
  • tha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tham (adverb)
    tham (accusative single)
    tha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tham (adverb)
    tham (nominative single)
    tham (accusative single)
  • kāḥ -
  • kās (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kāḥ (adverb)
    (pronoun, feminine); (2 der.)
    kāḥ (nominative plural)
    kāḥ (accusative plural)
  • kilāyā -
  • kila (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kilāya (dative single)
  • anti -
  • anti (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    anti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    antī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    anti (adverb)
    anti (vocative single)
  • vāsanāḥ -
  • vāsana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vāsanāḥ (nominative plural)
    vāsanāḥ (vocative plural)
    vāsanā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    vāsanāḥ (nominative plural)
    vāsanāḥ (vocative plural)
    vāsanāḥ (accusative plural)
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